CareLine for Friday, March 31

 We extend our sympathy to Martha Owen and Marie Sawyer in the loss of their nephew, Billy Sawyer. Visitation will be held at Taylor Funeral Home tomorrow from 10 AM until the time of the memorial service at 12 PM.  He was the son of Marion Holland and the brother of Darlein Cummings.

 We extend our sympathy to Amy Brown and family in the loss of her uncle, John Pullias.  Funeral services were held March 26.

 Prayers are requested for

  •  Beverly Barber, who is recovering from successful shoulder surgery
  • Helen Stanford, who is undergoing treatments and will have additional tests
  • Hannah Denton, who is recovering from hip surgery
  • Arie Weeda, who is recovering from back surgery
  • Juliet Smith, (mother of Michelle LeCompte) who has serious pain issues
  • Dorothy Harness, who has several health issues

 NHC: please see long-term prayer list in the track racks

Shepherd Center: Chase Lewis (C/O Shepherd Center, Room #520, 2020 Peachtree Road NW, Atlanta, GA 30309-1465)

VA Medical Center Murfreesboro: Sean Moore (3400 Lebanon Pike, Building 1, room #313, floor 1B, Murfreesboro, TN 37129)

Other Announcements:

 You are invited to join us for two great fellowship meals in April!  On Tuesday, April 11 we will host our monthly Food for Thought lunch.  The menu will be turkey and dressing and the speaker will be Archie Marowa.  RSVP to the church office by Friday, April 7. In addition, our monthly Wednesday Express Meal will be held on April 12.  The menu is ham, macaroni and cheese and salad.

There will be a Dementia Support Group meeting on Sunday, April 2 at 4:30 PM in room 101.  Also, there will be a Bereavement Support Group meeting for anyone interested on April 9 at 4:30 in room 101.

Join us for a baby shower honoring Desiree Baggett will be held Sunday, April 9 from 1:30-3 PM in the Gathering Room. Desiree is registered at Babies-R-Us, Target and Wal-Mart. She is the wife of Jason Baggett. It’s a Girl!!

Men’s Ministry Event, NCAA Basketball National Championship, Monday, April 3 at 7 PM in the Loft

The Ladies’ Spring Fellowship will be Friday, April 7 at 6 PM in the Fellowship Hall.  The speaker will be Amanda Davidson from Walnut Street’s Dementia Support Group.  Sign up in the Gathering Room.

Walnut Street will assist with the building of a Habitat for Humanity House on Saturday, April 8.  There will be a sign-up sheet in the Gathering Room.

Need to find a home for household items that you no longer need?  Plan to participate in the “From My House to Yours – Household Item Swap” tomorrow from 9:30-11 AM in the Fellowship Hall.

The Home Builders’ annual Easter Egg Hunt will take place on Sunday, April 9 at 1 PM at the home of Troy and Traci Williams.  Please bring 2 dozen filled, taped eggs per child.  Contact Meagan Grosvenor for more details.

Mark your calendars for a Graduation Reception meeting Sunday, April 2 at 4:30 in room 410. This meeting is for parents of graduating high school seniors. Also, all of those graduating from high school or college are asked to begin sending in senior photos to the church office or email them to Shawn at

Our One Word Devotional reading for today is: A Righteous Decision (Genesis 39:6-10) pg. 86

 Today’s Birthdays: Larry Brown, Ron Gulledge, Shasta Brown, Hal Johnson

Today’s Anniversaries: None

Saturday’s Birthdays: Carol Fuson, Lynn Mathis, Smiley Greer, Gracie Davis

Saturday’s Anniversaries: None

Sunday’s Birthdays: Will Roberts, Kyle White, Jan Mayberry, Andy Street, Zar Poskevich, Samuel White, Cheryl Clark

Sunday’s Anniversaries: Raymond & Betty Ruth Gray, Richard & Lisa Wright